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School Premium Scheme: 173 beneficiaries receive cash awards

School Premium Scheme: 173 beneficiaries receive cash awards
Date:May 21, 2018|Domain:Social Security--Education & Training

GIS - 21 May, 2018: Government is implementing several measures to combat poverty and empower the vulnerable group with a view to ensure their social integration and improving their quality of life through the provision of an effective and efficient


540 beneficiaries to benefit from Life Enhancement Programme for Adults

540 beneficiaries to benefit from Life Enhancement Programme for Adults
Date:May 15, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Social Security

GIS – 15 May, 2018: Five hundred and forty beneficiaries will benefit from a training programme under the Life Enhancement Programme for Adults organised by the National Empowerment Foundation (NEF). The main objective is to empower the beneficiarie


Science, Technology and Innovation is the future, says Education Minister

Science, Technology and Innovation is the future, says Education Minister
Date:May 10, 2018|Domain:Education & Training

GIS  – 10 May, 2018: “Science, Technology and Innovation is our future and if Mauritius wants to evolve, we must have more scientists and encourage more research in all areas and look for solutions to current and emerging issues”, said the Minister


International cooperation needed to effectively address drug scourge, says Prime Minister

International cooperation needed to effectively address drug scourge, says Prime Minister
Date:May 10, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Law and Order--Health

​GIS– 10 May, 2018: The prevention of early use of drugs is not only one of the top national priorities of Mauritius but is also one of the world’s most pressing challenges, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, this morning at Le Siri


Workshop to focus on Drug Use Prevention Curriculum

Workshop to focus on Drug Use Prevention Curriculum
Date:May 08, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Law and Order

GIS – 08 May 2018: The Ministry of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research would organise a Workshop on the Development of a Drug Use Prevention Curriculum, in collaboration with the United Nations Office on Drugs a


Mauritius and New Zealand to reinforce collaboration in various economic spheres

Mauritius and New Zealand to reinforce collaboration in various economic spheres
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Education & Training--Fisheries--Environment

GIS – 04 May 2018: Mauritius and New Zealand are working towards reinforcing people to people links through the good air connectivity that exists between the two countries in addition to the mutual visa waiver programme facility for both countries h


Launching of Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Campaign 2018

Launching of Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Campaign 2018
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Employment/Labour--Education & Training

​GIS – 04 May 2018: The Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Campaign 2018 was launched this morning at the Port Louis Fire Station to mark the International Firefighters’ Day. The Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Island


Minister Boissézon: Integrity is crucial for a modern and efficient public service

Minister Boissézon: Integrity is crucial for a modern and efficient public service
Date:May 03, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Civil Service--Law and Order

GIS – 03 May 2018: High standards of integrity are crucial to a modern and efficient public service to meet the ever increasing expectations of the population. Hence, providing the right ethical stance and guidance to public officers is imperative t


Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar

Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar
Date:May 02, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Agriculture and Food Security--International Relations--Health--Education & Training--Public Utilities--Business & Industry

GIS – 02 May 2018: The First Session of the Joint Commission between Mauritius and the Republic of Madagascar will be held in Mauritius from 14 to 16 May 2018 The objectives of the Joint Commission are to consolidate bilateral relations between the


Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals for Cooperative Societies

Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals for Cooperative Societies
Date:April 27, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Sustainable Development--Employment/Labour

GIS - 27 April, 2018: Cooperatives - A driver for Sustainable Development Goals was the focus of a one-day workshop for University students which was held yesterday at the University of Technology of Mauritius, La Tour Koenig. The aim was to raise a